Kilee Nicklels went to school to be a dietician.  She and her husband now own a jewelry company called Nickel and Suede, selling lightweight, big leather earrings.  They are based in Kansas City, have 27 employees and sell their jewelry online all across the country.  She began with an Etsy store and started a blog to support the business.  The blog was about dressing toddlers and personal style and authentic stories and she built a huge following

They started the business out of their home and now are in a 15,000 square foot building in Liberty, MO and they just opened a new retail store. They’ve been on the Inc 500 list for two straight years. 


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IG: @nickelandsuede @onelittlemomma

Podcast: With Kilee Nickels



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